2015 Chevy Equinox Review
2015 Chevy Equinox
Serving Norwalk, Indianola, and Des Moines, Iowa
The 2015 Chevy Equinox sets the standard high for efficient and stylish designs of a compact crossover SUV. The trim options for this Chevrolet include LS, 1LT, 2LT and LTZ. Crystal Red, Silver Topaz Metallic and White Diamond are among the 11 paint colors available for every model. A power liftgate and E85 fuel compatibility make this Chevy a versatile car that is ideal for families. Roof rails further highlight the functional design that takes into consideration adventurous drivers and passengers. This compact yet powerful Chevy is also capable of towing utility trailers or other loads weighing up to 3,500 pounds.
|Fuel Economy:||22 city / 32 hwy mpg**
|Standard Engine:||2.4L Inline 4
|Horsepower:||182 hp @ 6700 rpm|
|Torque:||172 ft-lbs. @ 4900 rpm|
|Transmission:||6-speed shiftable automatic|
A 2.4 Liter SIDI engine is the standard powertrain option in the 2015 Chevy Equinox. This four-cylinder engine is capable of generating 182 horsepower and 172 pound-feet of torque. An Eco button can be activated to optimize fuel economy in this efficient and compact engine block. Additionally, the 2.4 L engine is engineered to operate on E85 FlexFuel. For maximum power, you could upgrade to the 3.6 Liter V6 SIDI engine that has an output of up to 301 hp and 272 lb-ft of peak torque. Both of the engines are compatible with a six-speed automatic transmission system that includes overdrive mode and an electronic range for gear selection. All Wheel Drive (AWD) is standard in all of the Chevy Equinox models, so excellent traction is guaranteed even on the roughest roads. In fact, Traction Control keeps this Chevrolet SUV stable even on unpaved surfaces with sand, dirt and rocks.
Base and premium cloth make up the standard upholstery for the seats in the 2015 Chevy Equinox. The optional heated front seats come with perforated leather in attractive colors such as Jet Black and Light Titanium. The front seats also have eight-way power designs for comfortable positions. A manual climate control system can be upgraded to an automatic one for convenient adjustments of the temperatures, fan speeds and other settings inside the Chevy Equinox. Capable of sliding back and forth, the rear seats have a 60/40 split design that allows for easy expansion of the total cargo space.
The 2015 Chevy Equinox provides crash protection with six total airbags. The rear seats have head curtain airbags that offer reliable cushioning against whiplash. Side impact airbags are integrated into the front cabin. To prevent careless bumps into other vehicles in a parking lot, the Rear Park Assist surely comes in handy. A rear vision camera captures a wide field of view for the driver when backing up. Lane Departure Warning and Forward Collision Alert bring additional peace of mind for dangerous situations that may lead to accidents. With Hill Start Assist, this Chevy is designed to stay in place even when parked on steep elevations.
A Chevrolet MyLink seven-inch touchscreen comes with innovative technology features including GPS navigation and support for hands-free calls via Bluetooth. This console is also loaded with many different applications such as Pandora radio. Of course, there’s the option of listening to SiriusXM Satellite radio through the Pioneer audio system that includes a subwoofer. The 2015 Chevy Equinox also turns into a 4G LTE Wi-Fi hub for multiple mobile devices. OnStar further provides an array of helpful utilities including emergency help and guidance on local attractions and businesses.
At Gregg Young Chevrolet – Norwalk, we’re thrilled to give you the opportunity to test drive a brand new 2015 Chevy Equinox. Our courteous and friendly staff will take care of customizing this Chevy crossover SUV according to your specific preference for style, performance and digital technology.
* MSRP excludes taxes, destination charges, optional equipment, registration, and dealer charges.
** EPA estimated MPG may vary by transmission, trim and individual driving behavior.